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[Nebraska Territory] Harvey, William E
Instructions to School Officers. Office of Commissioner of Common Schools, Omaha, N.T., Oct. 1st, 1860
[Omaha, Nebraska Territory], 1860. First edition. Self wrappers. A very good, crisp copy, folds, inked notation "for immediate attention" on top margin.. [2] pp. Bifolium. Requests detailed information on all the Common Schools in the Nebraska Territory, from teachers through administrators through town treasurers and others as well as the "request that all school officers will give me their opinions in regard to the practical workings of the school system; its adaptability to the wants of our Territory, and what amendments, if any, are necessary to be made to our school laws, to secure the objects designed." Signed in print by the newly elected Commission of Common Schools, William E. Harvey, a twenty-nine year old Civil engineer. "Immediate Attention..." Not in OCLC. We could locate no other copies.
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